Office 365 - change Outlook mailbox display name?

Posted on 2012-09-09
Last Modified: 2012-09-09
Hi all,

We are using Exchange Online and I have an issue which is not causing problems, but I know it will confuse less savy users.

Our emails are are orginally set up as: Obviously this can be changed in the user portal so is the result.

My problem/question is that when a user is setup in Outlook, their mailbox display name (not the display name, but the title of the top level of the mailbox in the tree) and calendar name is the original Any way to change this?

Many thanks,

Question by:PharmAll
    1 Comment

    Accepted Solution

    Soved this one myself: Found that that some users had the correct mailbox name and that those users were the ones who had their email address fields in Active Directory populated...

    Featured Post

    IT, Stop Being Called Into Every Meeting

    Highfive is so simple that setting up every meeting room takes just minutes and every employee will be able to start or join a call from any room with ease. Never be called into a meeting just to get it started again. This is how video conferencing should work!

    Join & Write a Comment

    Workplace bullying has increased with the use of email and social media. Retain evidence of this with email archiving to protect your employees.
    Use these top 10 tips to master the art of email signature design. Create an email signature design that will easily wow recipients, promote your brand and highlight your professionalism.
    This lesson covers basic error handling code in Microsoft Excel using VBA. This is the first lesson in a 3-part series that uses code to loop through an Excel spreadsheet in VBA and then fix errors, taking advantage of error handling code. This l…
    Migrating to Microsoft Office 365 is becoming increasingly popular for organizations both large and small. If you have made the leap to Microsoft’s cloud platform, you know that you will need to create a corporate email signature for your Office 365…

    730 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

    Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

    Join & Ask a Question

    Need Help in Real-Time?

    Connect with top rated Experts

    18 Experts available now in Live!

    Get 1:1 Help Now